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Jun 2022
OSI Local Spotlight: Galesburg, IL Public Library
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Throughout the history of Office Specialists, the Galesburg Public Library has been one of our longest customers. We spoke with Noelle Thompson, the Library Director, to learn about their partnership with OSI, their history, their new and improved location, and the importance of libraries to a local community. The Library’s Partnership with OSI Galesburg Public …

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Apr 2022
Keep It Clean: Spring Cleaning For Your Office
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The Vernal Equinox has come and gone; Spring has finally returned. With the weather finally warming up, it’s time to put away the snow shovels, store the ice melt and hang up the winter coats. It’s also time for Spring Cleaning, so you can prevent the spread of germs. What may seem like a daunting …

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Apr 2022
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Office Chair Injuries and How To Prevent Them Office chair injuries are more common than you may think. Statistics show that two of the most likely causes of a fall in an office are due to either reaching for something while sitting in an unstable chair and using a chair as a ladder. I think …

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Apr 2022
Health & Wellness: The Benefits of Sit-Stand Desks
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In 2019 alone, more than 60% of employees had the option to use a standing desk from their employers, up from 20% in 2014. One can only assume that number has grown with the growth of work-from-home and hybrid working situations. Office Design matters and what you can offer your employees, visitors, and customers has …

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27
Mar 2022
About The HON Now Office Furniture Program
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(Banner Source: HON Catalog) OSI is proud to offer the HON Now Furniture Quickship Program, which offers a turnaround time of only 5 to 10 days on a variety of products. We also have a HON Now Quickship Plus Program that offers a 5-day turnaround. Both programs have the same catalog offerings to accommodate any …

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27
Feb 2022
The Key Differences Between Cleaning, Sanitizing, & Disinfecting
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We often use the three words above interchangeably, but each one means something slightly different than another. While some things can be classified as a sanitizer *and* a disinfectant, not all are. Stick with us to learn about the differences. Cleaning “Clean your room!” We all remember hearing that growing up. Oftentimes, our teenaged bedrooms …

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13
Feb 2022
How To Choose The Right Ice Melt For Your Facility

Whenever winter arrives, snowstorms often follow. And with them come sleet and ice, creating slippery roads, walkways and parking lots. A slip and fall can cost a company up to $50,000 in court costs and lawyers’ fees. Not to mention, it could keep an employee from work for an indeterminable amount of time. No one …

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Jan 2022
How To Prevent The Spread Of Germs In The Office: Infographic
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We’re all more aware of our cleaning habits now. The best way to help to stop the spread of germs in the office is to keep it clean. What are the germiest places in the office and how do we make sure they stay safe to keep everyone healthy? One surefire way is to sanitize …

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Dec 2021
HON Now Ergonomic Seating: Get Chairs Shipped Quick

We know that things come up suddenly and you don’t always have enough seating. And you surely don’t have time to wait for a long delivery. At OSI, we have the HON NOW program, which gets you your office furniture quickly and efficiently. We take care of everything so you can focus on your work. …

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17
Dec 2021
Return To Work: Bringing The Home To The Office
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As we start to return to the office, many people are wondering how to readapt to office life after nearly 20 months working from home. We’ve gotten used to working remotely; many people are not sure how to approach going to the office again. Whether you are heading back full time or doing a hybrid …

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